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Eerie South Carolina : true chilling stories from the Palmetto past / Sherman Carmichael ; illustrations by Kristen Solecki.

Carmichael, Sherman, (author.). Solecki, Kristen, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 20 of 22 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beaufort County Library System.

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0 current holds with 22 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch 133.12757 CAR (Text) 0530005879550 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781626192140
  • ISBN: 9781540209115
  • Physical Description: 125 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Charleston, SC : The History Press, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"More tales from the mysterious side of the Palmetto State" -- Back cover.
Formatted Contents Note:
Northwest -- The haunting at Converse College -- The School for the Deaf and Blind -- The Abbeville Opera House -- The Sullivan Music Building -- Gaffney's T bridge -- The haunting at Lydia Mill -- The Devil's Castle -- The ghost of Henry Galbreath -- Haunted Brattonsville -- Northeast -- Lowther's Hill Cemetery (aka Montrose Cemetery) -- The Strand Theatre -- Johnsonville Impact Crater -- The voice -- The hitchhiker -- The Atkinson House -- Black Mingo Baptist Church -- The Hemingway Library -- Stonewall Jackson Hughes -- Agnes of Glasgow's haunted grave -- East -- USS Harvest Moon -- The exchange plantation -- Old Gunn Church -- Morganna -- Loris haunted house -- The neutercane -- Aunt Sissy -- Lower River warehouse -- South -- Seaside plantation -- The haunted Baynard crypt -- The Old Sheldon Church -- Southeast -- The ghost of Lavinia Fisher -- Twelve headless bodies -- The ghost pirate of Morris Island -- Battery Carriage House Inn -- The old exchange building and Provost dungeon -- Dock Street Theatre -- The Josiah Smith House -- The haunted Unitarian Church cemetery -- Church Street -- Wampee house -- Midstate and miscellany -- Longstreet Theatre -- South Carolina and Atlantis -- Blast Cemetery -- Interviews -- David Bennett -- Luke Anderson -- Angie Wilder Stone -- Barbara Bush
Summary, etc.:
"Master storyteller Sherman Carmichael is back with more mysterious tales from South Carolina; from Plantersville to Loris and from Beaufort to Clinton. Many of these stories have been told and retold throughout generations, like the red-eyed specter that roams the stairwells of Wilson Hall at Converse College or the haunted grave site of Agnes of Glasgow in Camden. In 1987, a construction company unearthed the bodies of fourteen Union soldiers from the Civil War; twelve of the bodies were found without their heads. The Abbeville Opera House has a chair that remains open to this day for a patron who visited long ago. Join Carmichael for these and many more rare and offbeat stories from South Carolina." -- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Ghosts > South Carolina > Anecdotes.
Haunted places > South Carolina > Anecdotes.
South Carolina > History, Local > Anecdotes.
Summary: "Master storyteller Sherman Carmichael is back with more mysterious tales from South Carolina; from Plantersville to Loris and from Beaufort to Clinton. Many of these stories have been told and retold throughout generations, like the red-eyed specter that roams the stairwells of Wilson Hall at Converse College or the haunted grave site of Agnes of Glasgow in Camden. In 1987, a construction company unearthed the bodies of fourteen Union soldiers from the Civil War; twelve of the bodies were found without their heads. The Abbeville Opera House has a chair that remains open to this day for a patron who visited long ago. Join Carmichael for these and many more rare and offbeat stories from South Carolina." --
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